Harding Men fall to Christian Brothers, 72-60

From Harding University

Christian Brothers connected on nine 3-pointers, several coming at key moments, and defeated Harding 72-50 on Tuesday in non-conference men's play at the Rhodes Field House.

Harding fell to 4-2 overall with both losses coming to Christian Brothers. The Bucs also defeated the Bisons 69-62 on Nov. 15 in Memphis.

Harding trailed the entire second half but pulled to within 57-55 on a 3-pointer by Bradley Spencer with 3:16 left. The Bisons missed a shot on their next possession, and Christian Brothers' Cory McArthy hit a 3-pointer. The Bucs led by four or more the rest of the way.

Senior Zach Roddenberry led Harding with a career-high 18 points. He was 7-of-8 from the field and 4-of-6 from the foul line. Junior DeAntra Scott came off the bench to score 13 points.

Harry Green and Scott Dennis had 18 points each for Christian Brothers, which improved to 5-2 overall